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Locks and Security News: your weekly locks and security industry newsletter
13th June 2018 Issue no. 414

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New Vanderbilt SPC wireless devices aimed at installer convenience

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Vanderbilt, a global leader providing state-of-the-art security systems, announced today the release of a new range of SPC Wireless devices.

The range of devices include detectors, panic buttons, fobs, and a transceiver. The devices are discreet and tasteful in design with sleek and modern lines to complement the interior styles of many environments, such as retail stores and apartment buildings.

Risk Warden streamlines the risk assessment and management process

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Risk Warden launches unique cloud-based platform that simplifies the assessment, management and ownership of risk, helping organisations to achieve compliant, risk managed environments.

Risk Warden, a pioneering internet-based fire risk assessment and management tool, is now available to help assessors and building managers improve levels of safety.

PACOM 8003 hybrid control panel targets false alarms

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PACOM Systems, part of STANLEY Product & Technology, a leading provider of security and access control solutions, is helping users reduce false alarms with the PACOM 8003 intelligent security control panel.

A true hybrid panel, the PACOM 8003 is capable of delivering both advanced access control and robust, EN Grade 3 intrusion detection across applications of all sizes; from simple two-door installations to campuses and multi-site estates.

Manything announces simple recurring revenue platform and new white label app

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Manything, the British video monitoring software company with more than 850,000 registered global users, is set to enrich its six years of cloud expertise by unveiling white label software and a new billing system to the professional security industry at IFSEC International in London next month.

Manything originally launched as an app allowing users to turn retired smartphones and tablets into home security cameras, with over 25 years of video monitored every day.

Yale makes the Smart Door Lock even smarter with launch of its SR-Hub and Module 2

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Yale is opening the door to new possibilities with the launch of its brand-new SR-Hub and Module 2 kit, offering enhanced control and monitoring features to customers when using the Yale Home app.

Suitable for use with the Conexis L1 and Keyless Connected, the SR-Hub and Yale Module 2 allows users to open their door remotely from anywhere in the world using the app - perfect for letting in early house guests!

Lock Lock is showcased on Red Dot 21

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The pioneering Lock Lock door security handle from Brisant Secure has recently been featured on the globally renowned Red Dot 21 World of Design website, alongside other global brands associated with outstanding product design

Hanwha Techwin launch space saving compact H.265 Wisenet dome cameras

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The five new dome cameras, which have been added to the award winning Wisenet X camera series, are designed for environments where there may be limited space, such as in lifts, entrance lobbies, stair wells and small shops, whilst three of the new models are built to withstand vibrations which may occur in transport environments.

Oncam Appoints Simon Reed to Vice President of Sales for EMEA and Asia

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Oncam, a leading provider of 360-degree video capture and business intelligence technology, announced today the promotion of Simon Reed to Vice President of Sales, EMEA and Asia.

In these dynamic regions, Reed will lead the implementation of the company's strategic vision to expand market share, propel new deployments of the company's award-winning technology, and boost strategic alliances.

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This Week's News

SALTO products on show at IFSEC 2018

* JustIN-Mobile.jpgSALTO Systems is set to showcase a range of security products at IFSEC in June, with a strong focus on mobile and cloud based access control solutions. Find us on stand G100.

The SALTO team are taking part in IFSEC's Show Me How programme which means our product experts will all be wearing 'Show Me How' badges. Go up to any member of the SALTO team wearing a Show Me How badge and ask for a product demonstration at any time during the show.

HGH Infrared Systems to announce significant innovations at Eurosatory 2018

* Tracking.jpgHGH Infrared Systems is exhibiting at Eurosatory this week, a leading International Land and Airland Defence and Security Exhibition.

The company will launch another big innovation for their 360° thermal sensors SPYNEL : the ''Automatic Tracking in Staring Mode'' feature.

Two new exhibitors at ALEX 2018!

* ALEX-show.jpgWe're excited to announce not one but two new exhibitors this week - both Edilock and TEVO have confirmed they'll be at the Nottingham Belfry on the 13th and 14th of October.

TEVO will have a van with full racking and storage solutions outside the main exhibition hall and a demo unit inside, designed for each customer.

New international standard for consumer IoT in development

BSI, the business standards company, is running the secretariat for a new ISO Project Committee that is developing a new standard aimed at protecting consumer's domestic privacy, ISO 23485 Consumer protection - Privacy by design for consumer goods and services.

New connected devices arrive on the market almost daily, and privacy and security issues arising from the use of consumer products and services regularly feature in the news. Consumers are increasingly concerned about the security risks digital products may bring into their homes.

ExacqVision training certification program

* Exacq.jpgTyco, the security products division of Johnson Controls, has introduced the exacqVision(tm) Training Certification Program to enable end-users to choose from a pool of highly trained and certified system integrators who are able to install and support Exacq video management software (VMS) to a high standard.

"We appreciate the importance of working with competent system integrators who share our ambition of ensuring clients achieve maximum benefit from their investment in a video surveillance solution," said Gordon Morrison, GB Sales Director for the Tyco Security Products access control and video brands.

Turnover soars as ATG Access achieves considerable growth

* barrier.jpgATG Access, the world's leading innovator of road blocker, bollards and vehicle barrier systems (Hostile Vehicle Mitigation products), has exceeded its previous year's turnover by 12% to report a turnover of £17.5 million.

The business' expansion has been driven by its solid UK performance and exporting success across Europe, Asia and the Middle East, with the company now supplying its products to 42 counties.

Global Smart Lock market to witness a CAGR of 17.3% during 2018-2024

The global smart lock market has been valued at US$423 million in 2017 and is expected to reach US$1,375 million in 2024, at a CAGR of 17.3%. The factors driving the growth of the market includes increasing demand for smart phones, adoption of sophisticated keyless access devices, growing demand for connected home solutions, and increasing security and privacy concerns among users.

Rising disposable income and rapid urbanization further fuels the demand of smart lock market during the forecast period. The emergence of internet of things (IoT) and advancement in technology is also driving the market growth. However, lack of awareness among users may sometimes hamper the growth of market.

Milestone Systems ranked no. 1 global VMS provider for the 10th year running

"The world market for VMS is estimated to have grown by 8% in 2017," said Jon Cropley, senior principal analyst for video surveillance at IHS Markit. "Supply to this market is gradually becoming more concentrated.

The top largest vendors are estimated to have accounted for 48% of global revenues in 2015. In comparison, this figure was 57% in 2017."

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Ocucon welcomes Brand L. Elverston to its team

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The world's first Video Surveillance as a Service (VSaaS) system - Ocucon - has strengthened its senior team with the appointment of Brand L. Elverston, former Director of Asset Protection Strategic Initiatives at Walmart, as a consultant to the business.

Burg-W├Ąchter was one to watch at Lockex 2018

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Security specialists Burg-Wächter showcased a number of security solutions and range enhancements that are worth keeping an eye on.

Newly launching into the UK market, Burg-Wächter's extensive range of remote access video surveillance solutions includes BurgCam Wi-Fi, which can run as either a standalone or modular system. The BurgCam analogue range updates existing coaxial systems, whilst the BurgCam IP range represents the very latest in video surveillance technology.

SSAIB announce first parking enforcement firm to achieve surveillance camera certification

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SSAIB announce that Defence Systems Ltd have become the first parking enforcement firm in the UK to achieve certification against the Surveillance Camera Code of Practice, in respect of their use of CCTV Enforcement Cameras, Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) and Body Worn Video.

Jacksons Fencing seamlessly transitions to ISO 9001:2015

UK security fencing manufacturer Jacksons Fencing has recently completed its transition to the most up-to-date version of the international quality management standard ISO 9001:2015 with certified accreditation from BRE Global, a UKAS accredited certification body.

Utilise tools and training to enhance your business, says SGS at this year's Infosecurity Europe

SGS United Kingdom Ltd (SGS), one of the world's leading inspection, verification, testing and certification companies, will attend this year's Infosecurity Europe event from 5-7 June to engage with visitors about business improvement tools, consultancy services and workshops designed to identify and enhance individual areas of business operations.

Wonder Women: Female hardware experts lead the way at this year's Institute Awards

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For the first time in the Institute of Architectural Ironmongers' (IAI) history, all of the winners at the IAI Awards are female architectural ironmongers.

Finding the Key to Efficiency in Healthcare

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The physical environment of a healthcare facility is the foundation of all that occurs in it. Implementing effective safety and security solutions creates an environment that enhances the building for those working and staying in such facilities.TRIMTO]

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